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11 Hollywood Gay Actors Nobody Knew About

You'll be surprised by all of these Hollywood gay actors! #8 will make you think twice about it.

By: @CelebNews


Published: January 28th, 2017 at 4:19 pm

It's not unusual to know someone who is gay nowadays. In fact, you may be gay and reading this. Either way, your sexual preference right now is of no concern.

The spotlight currently is on these 11 gay actors and actresses. Some of them you may have known they were gay, others you might not have. 

1. Rosie O'DonnellRosie O'Donnell gay actor

Rosie. You know the one that Donald Trump always talks about? Yup, she's gay! Well she's been gay for a while now. She announced that she way gay back in 2002 when she came out and said:

"I'm a dyke!" "I don't know why people make such a big deal about the gay thing. People are confused, they're shocked like this is a big revelation to somebody."

You can read more about Rosie coming out here.

 

2. George Takei

George Takei Gay Actor

George is well-known for his portrayal in Star Trek as Hikaru Sulu. Currently, he's married to Brad Altman and he's been married to him for quite a while now. 

He came out as being gay in 2005, but he's been married to Brad since 1987. Right now the Hollywood gay actor is most well known for his social media following both on Facebook and Twitter.

3. Kristen Stewart

Kristen Stewart Hollywood gay actor

You may know her primarily from Twilight as Bella, but you may not know that she is a lesbian. Though she has dated multiple guys before, Kristen just recently came out. 

Instead of Hollywood finding out Kristen was gay, she actually came out herself. She believes that a relationship is sacred and does not like being "labeled" with terms like gay.

You can learn more about Kristen's coming out here. For now, we'll continue our list.

 

4. Jane Lynch

Jane Lynch gay celebrity

Jane plays Sue on Glee, but she wasn't always as confident as her acting role. When she was a child, she enjoyed boy things and playing with boys. However, by the time she reached age 10, the guys stopped wanting to play with her.

“It was almost like I had a disease I had been diagnosed."

Today, she is more self-assured than she was before. She uses her past as a tool to help in pursuing her passions. 

5. Wentworth Miller

Wentworth Miller gay actor

 

Miller is known from Fox's Prison Break. After some episodes in, the ladies wanted to know more about him. Unfortunately for the women that are obsessed with him, he came out gay back in 2013.

"After Prison Break, I came to grips with the fact that my public persona was in misalignment with how I actually felt."

6. Jonathan Groff

Jonathan Groff Hollywood gay actor

Another good looking, gay Hollywood actor. Jonathan came out gay when he was 23 and ever since then, he has noticed his television presence skyrocket. Today, he's 31 years old and working on some big movies. Being gay in Hollywood can be good sometimes!

"When I was dating Gavin and dating Zach, it was more about the people they were instead of the actors they were, which is the same about the people who aren’t actors that I’ve dated," he says. -Huffington Post

Neil Patrick Harris gay celebrity

This should come as no surprise that Neil is gay. He is one of the most predominantly known gay actor in Hollywood right now and is married to David Burtka.

Before he knew he was gay, a comical thing happened to Neil. Burt Reynolds, as a joke, leans over to Neil and kisses him. A kiss so powerful that it made him gay...literally!

 

8. Raven Symon

Raven Symone Hollywood gay actor

Remember Raven from That's So Raven? Well, it turns out she's gay as well. Be careful though, she does NOT like being labeled and that includes being labeled as "gay" or "African American."

The gay Disney actor is currently in a relationship with AzMarie Livingston and couldn't be happier. She believes that she's just a human loving another human.

 

9. Suze Orman

Suze Orman gay actor

Suzan revealed to the New York Magazine that she was in gay back in 2007. Back then, she had been married to her partner Kathy Travis for seven years. Even till this day, she is still married to Kathy.

In 2015, she decided that it was time to stop being on the air. Right now, she's preserved as a once iconic gay actress.

10. Jim Parsons

Jim Parsons gay celebrity

Jim is most well known for his role in The Big Bang Theory. Though, he never answered as gay in interviews because no one asked; he's currently really grateful that there was one interviewer that did.

He considers the interviewer outing him out of the closet as a gift. He's currently in a relationship with Todd Spiewak.

  

11. Jonathan Bennett

Jonathan Bennett gay actor

The Mean Girls Star came out gay back in 2014 during an interview. Astonishingly enough, he had never come out of the closet and no one knew he was gay until age 33. 

 

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